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Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   09-06-2011, 03:00 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 3,226
Posted By MixerMama
My daughter went to her fist day of preschool...

My daughter went to her fist day of preschool today. I didnt; realize we were supposed to send her with a snack (oops). i haven't had a lot of luck finding the right combo of items to form a  good...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   06-02-2010, 03:50 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,823
Posted By MixerMama
Quote: Originally Posted by MissinNYC...

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Originally Posted by MissinNYC http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15472904)
The difference, of course, is that Jane X...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   06-02-2010, 03:01 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,823
Posted By MixerMama
This discussion has proven what I suspected to...

This discussion has proven what I suspected to be true. It is an extremely sensitive issue that we can intellectually believe one thing about, and yet our emotions won’t be swayed. It is very...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   05-29-2010, 07:06 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,823
Posted By MixerMama
Thanks everyone; this has been really helpful. I...

Thanks everyone; this has been really helpful. I only have one friends who is pursuing adoption, and because she is unable to have kids, and I have two, it's been a little tense.
For those of you...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   05-28-2010, 10:29 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,823
Posted By MixerMama
Quote: Originally Posted by Polliwog...

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Originally Posted by Polliwog http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15455413)
Do people think you put sunscreen on one...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   05-28-2010, 09:20 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,823
Posted By MixerMama
Quote: Originally Posted by queenjane...

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Originally Posted by queenjane http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15452420)
Things like birth order, artificial...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   05-28-2010, 09:18 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,823
Posted By MixerMama
Quote: Originally Posted by Leatherette...

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Originally Posted by Leatherette http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15454946)
And if your family will look obviously...
Forum: Breastfeeding Challenges   05-27-2010, 04:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 768
Posted By MixerMama
Wow, reading this post was like reading my own...

Wow, reading this post was like reading my own situation. I wish that I had found this forum while I was nursing my first.

I had supply issues with my first despite doing everything “right.” When...
Forum: Breastfeeding Challenges   05-27-2010, 02:53 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 7,997
Posted By MixerMama
I have used Vermont Organics to supplement both...

I have used Vermont Organics to supplement both of my daughters. I mail order it by the case.
I tried Baby's Only because I am not crazy about the DHA/RHA source in Vermont Organics and Earth's...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   05-27-2010, 01:18 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,823
Posted By MixerMama
If you could give one (or more) piece of advice...

If you could give one (or more) piece of advice to someone who is considering adoption, what would it be?

My husband and I are a mixed race couple with two children under two years old. We have...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   05-26-2010, 05:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 537
Posted By MixerMama
I'll say if it is anything like What to Expect...

I'll say if it is anything like What to Expect When You are Expecting, stay away. But I haven't actually read or seen this book.
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   05-26-2010, 02:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 495
Posted By MixerMama
Did you mean fosterparents.com? fosterparent.com...

Did you mean fosterparents.com? fosterparent.com is under construction. fosterparents.com says that it is the Home to the #1 Online Training Program related to working with at risk children. Does...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   05-26-2010, 12:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 495
Posted By MixerMama
Apologies in advance. I realize that there is a...

Apologies in advance. I realize that there is a list of books and resources, but was rather overwhelmed by the variety. My husband and I (a mixed black and white couple) have two birth children of...
Forum: Parenting   12-08-2009, 05:07 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,221
Posted By MixerMama
I knew there was a reason I asked this question...

I knew there was a reason I asked this question here. In addition to a tool to communicate with family, I think I need a place where I can rant about why children's winter boots aren't warm, and why...
Forum: Parenting   12-08-2009, 03:09 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,221
Posted By MixerMama
Quote: Originally Posted by JL83...

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Originally Posted by JL83 http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14772989)
The best thing you can do is actually talk to...
Forum: Parenting   12-08-2009, 03:02 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,221
Posted By MixerMama
I guess I have two issues. One in that I need to...

I guess I have two issues. One in that I need to "get over" feeling that I need to keep everything just because it was a gift. This is especially hard because the biggest culprit is also a frequent...
Forum: Parenting   12-08-2009, 11:28 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,221
Posted By MixerMama
First, I’m sure this has been discussed before,...

First, I’m sure this has been discussed before, but I couldn’t find it.
Second, I feel like a jerk complaining that my diamond shoes are too tight.
Okay, now that I’ve gotten that out of the way:...
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